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Rundle: how capitalism failed India

January 17, 2018 11

In India, on the pavements, you will be stepping over the great grandchildren of the people your great grandparents stepped over. This is, quite simply, the failure of capitalism.

India and China sabre-ratting over Bhutan

August 2, 2017 4

China and India both want to assert their dominance in Bhutan. And the dispute could end in bloodshed.

Sensible but firm: Turnbull finally takes stand against Chinese aggression

June 5, 2017 8

In fact, he actually took the fight to China, in terms of regional security, while rightly noting that Australia does not have to “choose” between China and the United States.

Anti-dumping commission is also anti-deadline and bad for business

May 22, 2017 6

If you're a foreign company targeted under Australia's protectionist anti-dumping laws, be prepared to settle in and wait. The bureaucracy responsible for protectionism likes to take it time, Bernard Keane and Glenn Dyer report.

Why Turnbull is suddenly a social media star

April 11, 2017

Nothing like a selfie with the Indian PM to boost likes.

International students need greater protection from being underpaid

April 11, 2017 6

International students appear regularly in stories about underpayment of workers. They're vulnerable and often unaware of their rights, and we don't even know how much they're being exploited.

Dalai Lama’s visit to Indian border area provokes an already tense China

April 5, 2017

This latest move pushes the Tibetan issue more firmly out of the spiritual and into the political sphere.

How did more than three-quarters of the cash in India become worthless overnight?

November 14, 2016 3

Last week Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi made huge amounts of cash across the country worthless in one move. Why would he do such a thing, and what does it mean for India? Crikey intern Tamsin Rose explains.

Taking out the trash: the news they tried to hide from you

November 10, 2016 1

"Taking out the trash" is an attempt to bury a story on a big news day. Crikey's Josh Taylor, Sally Whyte and Myriam Robin have dug up the stories you weren't supposed to notice.

India ramps up earthquake relief, with fear a constant companion

India ramps up earthquake relief, with fear a constant companion

April 28, 2015

India has lost almost 100 people in the weekend's earthquake, with the government focusing relief efforts on helping devastated Nepal and its own poorest states. Alys Francis, freelance journalist in India, reports.